The Office of Human Resources’ mission is to provide quality service to support the University’s commitment to providing a high-quality undergraduate and graduate education for all students. The Office of Human Resources is committed to providing excellent service as we partner with management to recruit and retain a highly qualified diverse faculty and staff. We are committed to creating and maintaining programs and processes that provide operational efficiency, collaborative strategic planning, institutional effectiveness, and creative problem solving.

Laura Quinn
(662) 329-7222 |
Darlene Brooks
Human Resources Generalist (662) 329-7211
Colleen Jernigan
Payroll Accounting Assistant (662) 329-7758
Margaret Hayward
Assistant Director, Payroll/Retirement Administrator (662) 329-7220
Liz Wright
Employment Services Specialist (662) 329-7222

Office of Human Resources

Telephone: (662) 329-7222
Toll-free: 1 (877) 462-8439 ext. 7222
Fax: (662) 241-7616
General E-Mail:
Location: Shattuck Hall, South End

Office of Human Resources
Mississippi University for Women
1100 College Street, MUW-1609
Columbus, MS 39701